Classic car finance

Whatever the vintage, our flexible finance options mean that owning a classic car has never been more affordable or accessible


Classic car finance is an increasingly popular way of buying a vintage or historic vehicle, and can easily put you in the driving seat of a Porsche, Morgan or Aston Martin DB5.

We offer specialist car financing packages to help you secure a loan for a new car or you can refinance your collection through equity release. A dedicated adviser will evaluate your application, assess your eligibility, and evaluate the car you are buying to ensure you are getting a competitive rate.

No matter if you are a classic car collector or first time buyer, the finance package will be tailored to your needs, while our expertise and enthusiasm guarantees you are in good hands.

To find out which is the best way to finance a classic car or historic vehicle, read our in-depth classic car finance guide.

Turn your dream of owning a classic car into reality

See how JBR Capital can help you to drive the classic car of your dreams:

  • We lend anything from £25k to £5m.
  • We understand the true values of classic cars, enabling us to lend more for your car.
  • Our realistic balloon payments give you the most affordable monthly repayments.
  • Our unrivalled knowledge of the classic car market means our credit process is quick and easy.
JBR Capital Luxury car finance provider

Classic car finance expertise

We’ve built great relationships with classic car dealers and auction houses and have a wealth of industry knowledge which enables us to offer the best advice at every stage of the buying process.


Custom-built finance

We are a direct lender and we assess every finance application individually. We will assess your eligibility and make sure we offer a loan that suits your financial circumstances.


Quick decision

We’ve paid out deals in less than 24 hours and £1m+ deals in less than a week, enabling our clients to act fast when they require cash.


Competitive rates

We are a responsible lender and provide the most suitable finance option depending on a client’s situation and needs, with strong but realistic balloons.

Classic car finance examples:*

*These examples have been kept anonymous to maintain the privacy of our HNWI clients

Jaguar e-type finance example

Jaguar E-Type

Total amount of credit£96,000
Total charge for credit£28,601
48 monthly payments of£1,345
Final balloon payment£60,000
Total amount payable£149,146
Fixed rate of interest per annum7.48%
Duration of agreement49 months
Representative APR9.5%


We finance Lamborghini Countach

Lamborghini Countach

Total amount of credit£382,500
Total charge for credit£93,789
48 monthly payments of£5,235
Final balloon payment£225,000
Total amount payable£544,334
Fixed rate of interest per annum7.48%
Duration of agreement49 months
Representative APR7.9%


We know that every car and every owner is different.

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Classic and Vintage cars we finance

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What our clients say

Classic Cars We Finance

Aston Martin DB5

Aston Martin DB5

Superleggera-bodied grand touring coupé, 1963-65

Porsche 965

Porsche 965

The Beautiful, elegant original

Ferrari 250GT/GTO

Ferrari 250GT/GTO

Beautiful front-engined coupé and convertible, 1953-64


Finance agreement types


Learn how JBR Can finance your dream car

Hire Purchase

Choosing a Hire Purchase agreement allows you to pay for your car in monthly installments. Normally the APR (Annual Percentage Rate) is set before the contract, and loan periods are typically three to five years.

Learn how JBR Can finance your dream car

Lease Purchase

Owning your own classic car has never been more affordable, thanks to our lease purchase options. Choosing a lease purchase agreement lets you make regular payments, similar to a hire purchase agreement, but with a balloon payment at the end of the fixed term.

Learn how JBR Can finance your dream car

Equity Release

The high-value car market has achieved phenomenal growth in value during recent years. So now might be the time to release some of the equity currently tied up in your vehicle. We can help by leveraging the value of your car through equity release, also known as 'sale and hire purchase'.

Our Finance Products


Spread the cost of your dream supercar, classic or prestige car, with fixed monthly payments spread across an agreed term, typically three to five years. With no balloon payment, you own the car outright at the end of the term.


A lease purchase agreement lets you make lower monthly repayments and settle the agreement with a final 'balloon' payment at the end of the term. Our expertise in high end cars enables us to provide realistic balloons.

Equity Release

If you have little or no finance on your existing cars, you can unlock the capital in your car collection through equity release, giving you access to cash to pay for a new car, property or other investments.


We can refinance finance agreements with your existing lender and arrange bespoke terms to fit your exact circumstances. We can also refinance your balloon payment at the end of a lease purchase agreement.

NEW: Professional Sports Finance

We offer bespoke car finance dedicated to elite athletes and footballers. Because we have a wealth of expertise working with individuals and organisations from the world of football, boxing and golf, we decided to launch a product dedicated entirely to people working in these sectors, to match their needs and unique way of purchasing vehicles. 

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Call or email us today to receive a quote from our luxury car finance experts



Once agreed, the finance proposal will be submitted to our underwriters

finance your dream car with JBR capital finance


Once approved, you simply pay the deposit, sign the finance agreement

Drive away in your dream car with JBR capital finance


We pay the balance and you drive away in your dream car!

Classic Car Finance FAQs

When does a car become a classic?

The definition of a ‘classic’ has traditionally been a rolling date, currently pre-1977. However, with many ‘modern classics’ proving very popular, some cars of historic merit pre-2000 could arguably fall into this category.

Can I get a loan for a classic car?

We’re experts in classic cars and can tailor a loan to suit your needs. Unlike most lenders, we are able to provide loans for classic cars, so get in touch today to speak to one of our experts.

Are classic cars a good investment?

Classic cars can offer excellent potential as investments. According to the Knight Frank Wealth Report, classic cars offer are second only to investment-grade wine in terms of return, yielding an average of 9% return last year and 457% over 10 years.

Can I arrange finance for multiple cars?

Yes – we have financed multiple car purchases for many clients. We look to build long-standing relationships with our clients and we’ll be happy to assess your requirements.

Finance options for classic car finance

You can finance a classic car through our bespoke finance packages. From a straight Hire Purchase agreement to a Lease Purchase agreement, our finance options are both flexible and tailored, to suit your needs.

What’s my classic car worth?

Classifieds offer a (very) rough guide to the value of classic car models, however if you are looking to finance your classic car, we can assist with the valuation.

Can I refinance my existing classic car?

If you own a classic car valued at more than £75,000, we can refinance existing agreements with other lenders. This could enable you to benefit from more competitive monthly payments and take advantage in any increase in the car’s value. Find out more about how to refinance your current vehicle.

Can I release equity from my classic car?

If your car is valued at more than £75,000, you can release the equity tied up in the vehicle. Many clients have taken advantage of equity release as a means of repatriating capital. Visit our equity release page for more information.


Useful Car Finance Tools


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Credit Score Checker

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